Rhodes Second World War Memorial

Description

 

A simple bronze plaque set on a rectangular block of sandstone. The memorial was incorporated into a garden at the eastern approach to the Rhodes railway station when it was remodelled in 2006.

Additional information by Sydney Trains:

This memorial commemorates Rhodes community servicemen in the Second World War. It was unveiled by F. Flowers M.L.C. at Rhodes Station.

Following the 2006 redevelopment of Rhodes Station, the memorial was located at the entrance of the station off Blaxland Road. It comprises a brass plaque set on a small sandstone plinth with a sandstone wall behind and is surrounded by a raised garden bed.

Inscription

 

In memory of those who enlisted in the Services from the Rhodes community in the 1939-1945 War.

Address
Rhodes Railway Station,
Blaxland Street,
Rhodes NSW 2138
Local Government Area
  • Canada Bay, City of
Setting
  • Roadside
Memorial type
  • Board/roll/plaque/tablet
Recorded by
David Roden. Updated information by Sydney Trains.
Established Date format: 
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Conflict/s
  • Second World War, 1939–45

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